Photography

Adobe Said It Would Offer Standalone Lightroom ‘Indefinitely’ – PetaPixel (blog)

Friday, October 20, 2017

Adobe unveiled its cloud-centric Lightroom CC yesterday and announced that desktop Lightroom has been rebranded as Lightroom Classic CC. The company also stated that Lightroom 6 would be the final standalone version of Lightroom that doesn’t require a subscription… backtracking on what the company said just a few years ago. Photo Rumors points out that Adobe had once reassured photographers that standalone Lightroom wasn’t going anywhere. In a blog post…

Canon Patents a Giant DSLR Flip Screen – PetaPixel (blog)

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Canon has filed a patent in Japan for a giant flip screen for the rear display of professional-form DSLR cameras. First spotted by Canon Rumors, the patent illustrations show a 1D X-style camera with a screen that spans nearly the entire backside of the camera. And instead of flipping out to the side, it uses an “arm” to flip well above the top of the camera. The patent also appears…

Adobe Said It Would Offer Standalone Lightroom ‘Indefinitely’ – PetaPixel (blog)

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Adobe unveiled its cloud-centric Lightroom CC yesterday and announced that desktop Lightroom has been rebranded as Lightroom Classic CC. The company also stated that Lightroom 6 would be the final standalone version of Lightroom that doesn’t require a subscription… backtracking on what the company said just a few years ago. Photo Rumors points out that Adobe had once reassured photographers that standalone Lightroom wasn’t going anywhere. In a blog post…

Ep: 221: Adobe’s Lightroom Split Personality – and more – PetaPixel (blog)

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Episode 221 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.Download MP3 –  Subscribe via iTunes, Google Play, email or RSS! Featured: Photographer and Emmy award-winning filmmaker, Mike Olbinski In This Episode If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us. Show Opener: Photographer and Emmy award-winning filmmaker, Mike Olbinski opens the show. Thanks Mike! Sponsors: – Get 20% off…

Dominic Hawgood on pushing the boundaries of photography – British Journal of Photography

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Dominic Hawgood shares what he’s been upto since winning the Series Category at the International Photography Award 2014 and how the experience helped shape his career “I think it’s important to enter the IPA with ambitious work. The photographic landscape is changing fast and if both sides take risks then interesting results will follow,” says Dominic Hawgood, winner of the series category at the International Photography Award…

OK Google, Pixel 2 not best smartphone camera — but close – USA TODAY

Thursday, October 19, 2017

x Embed x Share CLOSE Jefferson Graham tests the Google Pixel 2 XL smartphone camera–is it the best one ever, as some have said? He compares to the Apple iPhone 8 Plus in a beach shootout on #Talking Tech.   LOS ANGELES — OK Google, we love the new Pixel XL 2 smartphone as a camera, but alas, for photos and videos, our hearts go to the Apple iPhone 8 Plus….

Adobe introduces new cloud-based Lightroom CC, revamped … – 9to5Mac

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Adobe revealed a major update to its popular photo editing tool, Lightroom CC, today with a brand new interface, workflow, and sharp focus on cloud-based editing. The new photography service, previously known as Project Nimbus, coincides with a series of new Creative Cloud photography plans tailored for new and increasingly mobile workflows. Tweetbot For iOS The new Lightroom CC begins with a refreshed interface. Adobe says the new tools are…

Ep: 221: Adobe’s Lightroom Split Personality – and more – PetaPixel (blog)

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Episode 221 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.Download MP3 –  Subscribe via iTunes, Google Play, email or RSS! Featured: Photographer and Emmy award-winning filmmaker, Mike Olbinski In This Episode If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us. Show Opener: Photographer and Emmy award-winning filmmaker, Mike Olbinski opens the show. Thanks Mike! Sponsors: – Get 20% off…

Adobe introduces new cloud-based Lightroom CC, revamped photography plans – 9to5Mac

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Adobe revealed a major update to its popular photo editing tool, Lightroom CC, today with a brand new interface, workflow, and sharp focus on cloud-based editing. The new photography service, previously known as Project Nimbus, coincides with a series of new Creative Cloud photography plans tailored for new and increasingly mobile workflows. Tweetbot For iOS The new Lightroom CC begins with a refreshed interface. Adobe says the new tools are…

Samsung’s new 360-degree camera has 17 lenses for VR streaming – ZDNet

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Samsung’s 360 Round. Image: Samsung Samsung has unveiled its 360 Round camera for recording high-quality 3D content for virtual reality apps. The 360 Round uses 17 lenses — eight stereo pairs positioned horizontally and a single lens positioned vertically — that enable it to livestream 4K 3D video and ‘spatial’ audio. It is also rated at IP65 for dust and water resistance. Samsung said that the growth of 360 content…

Ep: 221: Adobe’s Lightroom Split Personality – and more – PetaPixel (blog)

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Episode 221 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.Download MP3 –  Subscribe via iTunes, Google Play, email or RSS! Featured: Photographer and Emmy award-winning filmmaker, Mike Olbinski In This Episode If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us. Show Opener: Photographer and Emmy award-winning filmmaker, Mike Olbinski opens the show. Thanks Mike! Sponsors: – Get 20% off…

The Nokia 7 has a ‘bothie’ camera for half the price of the Nokia 8 – The Verge

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The Nokia smartphone line is filling in a missing gap today with the Nokia 7, a midrange Android phone that’ll sell for around $400. The phone has a 5.2-inch 1080p IPS LCD display, a Snapdragon 630 processor, a 3,000mAh battery, and support for expanded storage over microSD. It’ll be available in two models, one with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage and another with 6GB of RAM and 128GB…

Samsung’s new 360-degree camera has 17 lenses for VR streaming – ZDNet

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Samsung’s 360 Round. Image: Samsung Samsung has unveiled its 360 Round camera for recording high-quality 3D content for virtual reality apps. The 360 Round uses 17 lenses — eight stereo pairs positioned horizontally and a single lens positioned vertically — that enable it to livestream 4K 3D video and ‘spatial’ audio. It is also rated at IP65 for dust and water resistance. Samsung said that the growth of 360 content…

What’s the best cheap compact camera with image stabilisation? – The Guardian

Thursday, October 19, 2017

I’m struggling to find the perfect camera for my needs. I watched a YouTube video by one of my favourite photographers, and she suggested the Sony DSC-RX100 M5, but it costs way too much. It got my attention because it was small, it had the SteadyShot stabiliser, and was good for night shoots. I’m now using a Canon PowerShot SX110IS, but it’s pretty terrible, unless the weather conditions are perfect….

The Nokia 7 has a ‘bothie’ camera for half the price of the Nokia 8 – The Verge

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The Nokia smartphone line is filling in a missing gap today with the Nokia 7, a midrange Android phone that’ll sell for around $400. The phone has a 5.2-inch 1080p IPS LCD display, a Snapdragon 630 processor, a 3,000mAh battery, and support for expanded storage over microSD. It’ll be available in two models, one with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage and another with 6GB of RAM and 128GB…

What’s the best cheap compact camera with image stabilisation? – The Guardian

Thursday, October 19, 2017

I’m struggling to find the perfect camera for my needs. I watched a YouTube video by one of my favourite photographers, and she suggested the Sony DSC-RX100 M5, but it costs way too much. It got my attention because it was small, it had the SteadyShot stabiliser, and was good for night shoots. I’m now using a Canon PowerShot SX110IS, but it’s pretty terrible, unless the weather conditions are perfect….

Adobe’s new version of Lightroom lets you resume editing anywhere – The Verge

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Adobe’s best photography management and editing app is evolving in a big way today. The company announced an all-new cloud-connected version of Lightroom with a more approachable look and feel, and a deep connection to the mobile app that will let you progressively edit a photo in near real time across multiple devices. It’s called Lightroom CC, a reference to the company’s Creative Cloud subscription service launched in 2012. Lightroom…

The Nokia 7 has a ‘bothie’ camera for half the price of the Nokia 8 – The Verge

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The Nokia smartphone line is filling in a missing gap today with the Nokia 7, a midrange Android phone that’ll sell for around $400. The phone has a 5.2-inch 1080p IPS LCD display, a Snapdragon 630 processor, a 3,000mAh battery, and support for expanded storage over microSD. It’ll be available in two models, one with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage and another with 6GB of RAM and 128GB…

Ep: 221: Adobe’s Lightroom Split Personality – and more – PetaPixel (blog)

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Episode 221 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.Download MP3 –  Subscribe via iTunes, Google Play, email or RSS! Featured: Photographer and Emmy award-winning filmmaker, Mike Olbinski In This Episode If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us. Show Opener: Photographer and Emmy award-winning filmmaker, Mike Olbinski opens the show. Thanks Mike! Sponsors: – Get 20% off…

This clever hack turns the iPad’s camera into a button – The Verge

Thursday, October 19, 2017

iPad apps don’t have access to a single physical button, so an app developer found a way to hack one on. Astro HQ, the company behind the drawing app Astropad, uses its latest app to turn the iPad’s camera into a button: you tap the camera, and an on-screen panel slides out; tap again, and it’s gone. It’s a really clever idea that allows controls to be taken off the…